Monday, March 7, 2011

Artichoke & Curry Leaves Chutney

Earlier, i have told that my H need absolutely two side dishes whenever i serve him dosas or idlis, needless to say i have to scratch my head to come up with different combinations of chutney to satisfy his tastebuds..Recently i started cooking artichoke hearts  and i couldnt stop myself making different dishes with this veggies...Yesterday for our dinner i tried out making arthichoke hearts and curry leaves together as chutney, this chutney tastes truly marvellous,tangy and simply a fabulous chutney which suits prefectly along with our traditional idlis and dosas..Also this chutney goes prefect even along with rice porridge and we loved it..This yummy tangy chutney goes to Healing Foods -Artichoke guest hosted by Vanessa, event by Siri and to Pari's  Only Original Recipes guest hosted by Nivi..


Artichoke & Curry leaves chutney

5-6nos Artichoke hearts (canned)
1/4cup Curry leaves
5nos Garlic cloves
3nos Dry red chillies
1tbsp Coriander seeds
1no Tamarind (blueberry size)
1tbsp Urad dal
Oil
Oil
1/2tsp Mustard seeds
1/4tsp Urad dal


Heat few drops of oil, fry the garlic cloves,urad dal, dry red chillies, coriander seeds and curry leaves until they turns brown, take them in a mixie, now add the chopped artichoke hearts to the same pan and fry until they shrinks a bit...Take this sauteed artichoke hearts along with the fried spices,tamarind, grind as bit coarse paste with enough salt and water..

Meanwhile heat enough oil, let splutters the mustard seeds, urad dal and add this temperd spices to the grounded paste, mix well and serve as side dish..


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64 comments:

Umm Mymoonah said... Reply To This Comment

Recently we discovered this artichoke and we just loved it. This is a very good recipe with artichoke, will surely try this.

Alessandra said... Reply To This Comment

What an interesting recipe!

Indie.Tea said... Reply To This Comment

I've never though of Indian-style artichokes. Your recipes looks and sounds very good...

Gayathri Kumar said... Reply To This Comment

I haven't seen this in Madurai. Very new to me. Looks interesting..

Sharmilee! :) said... Reply To This Comment

Interesting combination

Shobha said... Reply To This Comment

I have never used artichoke till now. Now I have a recipe and can try it out.

notyet100 said... Reply To This Comment

new chutney for me ,:-)

sowmya's creative saga said... Reply To This Comment

sounds so good and yumm

Madhavi said... Reply To This Comment

Very nice recipe!!

Kurinji said... Reply To This Comment

Healthy and innovative recipe....

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Hamaree Rasoi said... Reply To This Comment

Priya you are a super girl who never shies away from experimenting :-)

Deepa
Hamaree Rasoi

kitchen flavours said... Reply To This Comment

I have not tried artichoke before, this sounds very interesting and anything with curry leaves should be really good!

? said... Reply To This Comment

What an interesting ingredient to use in the chutney; the sour taste might be the trick.

An Open Book said... Reply To This Comment

now i have a reason to buy artichokes :)

schmetterlingwords said... Reply To This Comment

I've tasted artichoke only once in a salad and I loved it.. Thanks for your chutney version, will give it a try!! It looks tangy and tasty :-)

Harini said... Reply To This Comment

never tried anything with artichokes..this is surely tempting!

Rumana Rawat said... Reply To This Comment

What a interesting recipe:)

Sushma Mallya said... Reply To This Comment

looks delicious!

Padhu said... Reply To This Comment

Looks very delicious..

Vanessa B. said... Reply To This Comment

Dear Priya, thanks for sending this awesome and innovative recipe!
I am totally seduced by it!

Taste of Beirut said... Reply To This Comment

I just made some artichoke pesto that I used on pasta yesterday! Your chutney looks and sounds delicious!

Jayashree said... Reply To This Comment

I have never used artichokes before. I like the colour of the chutney.

simply.food said... Reply To This Comment

There is no end to your ideas. You are the most creative blogger I have come across. A another definate hit.Missed many of your posts but now will try n be regular.

S.Menaga said... Reply To This Comment

very innovative chutney!!

SravsCulinaryConcepts said... Reply To This Comment

Healthy and very new !!!

RAKS KITCHEN said... Reply To This Comment

Never cooked artichokes Priya,sounds good with curry leaves!

Sensible Vegetarian said... Reply To This Comment

You surely are very innovative. Looks so delicious.

Krithi's Kitchen said... Reply To This Comment

Artichoke chutney looks absolutely lovely and awesome..

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Soumya Vineeth said... Reply To This Comment

Innovative again! lovely recipe

Prathima Rao said... Reply To This Comment

Love how u use these international ings and adapt it to desi cooking!!! Who would have thought of chutney from artichokes!!Looks too good....
Prathima rao
Prats Corner

Akila said... Reply To This Comment

yummy n innovative dish...

divya said... Reply To This Comment

Healthy and innovative recipe....

Suchi said... Reply To This Comment

artichoke chutney is super creative- never thought we could make a chutney out of it- Looks gorgeous priya!

girlichef said... Reply To This Comment

Sounds delicious. I love artichoke hearts and will try with curry leaf next time :D

priya said... Reply To This Comment

yum yum yum

Shama Nagarajan said... Reply To This Comment

delicious chutney

Curry Leaf said... Reply To This Comment

Never tried much with artichoke.Chutney ? Looks excellent Priya.

Tina said... Reply To This Comment

delicious chutney...

Latha said... Reply To This Comment

Yet to try dishes with artichoke. This sounds like a delicious chutney.

Elisabeth said... Reply To This Comment

I love artichokes any way it's prepared, and this is the most unusual way with the chutney. Love the added spices, and beautiful texture. Yumm!

Sarah Naveen said... Reply To This Comment

yummy combo..looks so yumm!!

Krishnaveni said... Reply To This Comment

wow, priya.......different combo artichoke and curry leaves, never thought like this, new recipe, looks yummy

Anita said... Reply To This Comment

I have never made anything with artichoke, I have tasted in pizza topping and soup. This makes me to try it soon.

Now Serving said... Reply To This Comment

Priya, I am convinced you are trying to get me to like artichokes with all these yummy pictures and recipes - This one particularly, I will try out... :)

Authenticoriyafood said... Reply To This Comment

Totally yummy dish..i must try it out when i make idli/dosa next time!!!

ila said... Reply To This Comment

Nice and very innovative :)

ila said... Reply To This Comment

Nice and innovation recipe :)

Rachu said... Reply To This Comment

Wow... totally new and very much innovative.. I can imagine the the blend of flavors... great one..
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Angie's Recipes said... Reply To This Comment

I have never had artichoke chutney...looks so good!

Kamakshi Prasanna said... Reply To This Comment

Priya, thanks for sharing.
I have never tried artichoke..will try this!!

G.Pavani said... Reply To This Comment

new n delicious curry..

Sailaja said... Reply To This Comment

wow this is something new to me. Great way to use artichokes

Swathi said... Reply To This Comment

Artichokes heart chutney looks delicious.

Smitha said... Reply To This Comment

chutney with artichokes...new to me..looks yum!
Smitha
Smitha's Spicy Flavors

Satrupa said... Reply To This Comment

Can somebody get more creative than you when it comes to recipes .... I dOUBT !!!

Laavanya said... Reply To This Comment

I have some canned artichoke hearts on hand - can't wait to try this chutney.

Cham said... Reply To This Comment

Artichoke got an Indian touch :) Sounds cool for idlis!

My attempt at The Julie/Julia project said... Reply To This Comment

Beautiful chutney.. strangely like your husband i also want two chutney and this sounds delicious.. :)

Divya Vikram said... Reply To This Comment

You get so creative Priya. have never imagined artichokes in a chutney.

veena krishnakumar said... Reply To This Comment

There is no limit to your innovation!!!great going. Love all ur recipes

Priya (Yallapantula) Mitharwal said... Reply To This Comment

Simply perfect, what an innovation dear, you can almost make anything taste so delicious, love it :)

Plateful said... Reply To This Comment

The chutney looks yummy and I'd love to taste it with dosa!

Plateful said... Reply To This Comment

The chutney looks yummy and I'd love to taste it with dosa!

Usha said... Reply To This Comment

Chutney looks good!